All Events Are All Ages, Unless Specified

POSTPONED: TESLA CITY STORIES | LIVE VINTAGE RADIO

Date: May 29, 2020

Time: 8:00pm

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Doors open at 7pm | All Ages | Bar w/ ID | Tickets $9-26

An evening of live “radio” theater derived from the uncovered archives of the ultra-obscure Tesla Broadcasting Company (1943-1945). The shows run the gamut from sitcom to thriller, from mystery to romantic-comedy, with forays into westerns, sci-fi and horror to boot. But all of these shows, regardless of genre, are tied to the fictional locale of Tesla City.  ABOUT TCS

MARIO THE MAKER MAGICIAN | VIRTUAL BENEFIT SHOW

Date: May 29, 2020

Time: 4:00pm

Mario the Maker Magician RESIZED

Show begins @ 4pm | FREE, however donations welcome @ BETTER TOGETHER BENEFIT CONCERT SERIES 

Watch the Livestream HERE

As seen on Sesame Street, NBC’s Universal Kids, and live at The Old Church, Mario The Maker Magician performs never-before-released live performance footage from Mario’s last TOC show along with fun new just-for-online segments! It’s all-ages magic through the lens of the Maker Movement, with handmade robots, punk rock slapstick, and more.

CANCELED: THE MOTH: STORY SLAM!

Date: June 1, 2020

Time: 8:00pm

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All Ages | Bar w/ID | All sales are final. | Doors at 7pm

ENTHUSIASM: Prepare a five-minute story about going full force. RAH RAH fervor and rearing to go. That high-energy, can-do spirit that gets things done—or ensures that everyone wants you dead. New love, new job, first day of school….LET’S DO THIS! Sustaining interest, inspiring new zeal and reigniting the fire. … and the inevitable PUSH needed to get over the finish line.

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POSTPONED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE | LUNCHTIME CONCERT SERIES

Date: June 3, 2020

Time: 12:00pm

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POSTPONED: AN EVENING WITH THE BILLIE HOLIDAY PROJECT

Date: June 4, 2020

Time: 8:00pm

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All Ages | Bar w/ID | All sales are final. 
$20 adv / $25 dos | Doors at 7:00pm

The Billie Holiday Project evokes the electric and intimate feeling of experiencing Lady Day live in a 1930s Jazz Club.

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NEW DATE 2/6/21 | KRISTEN GRAINGER & TRUE NORTH – ALBUM RELEASE SHOW

Date: June 7, 2020

Time: 7:30pm

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All Ages | Bar w/ID | All sales are final. 
$10 adv / $15 dos | Doors at 6:30pm

The band celebrates their newest release with award-winning songwriting, and harmonies rooted in traditional folk and bluegrass. 

POSTPONED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE | LUNCHTIME CONCERT SERIES

Date: June 10, 2020

Time: 12:00pm

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POSTPONED: NEW DATE TBD | ROSE CITY BRASS SPRING RECITAL

Date: June 10, 2020

Time: 7:30pm

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Doors open at 7pm | All Ages Show | Ticket $10-20

RCBC is made up of some of Portland’s finest brass chamber musicians, and is dedicated to entertaining and educating audiences of all ages and backgrounds.

POSTPONED: NEW DATE TBD | JIMMIE HERROD: TRANSGRESSION & TRANSCENDENCE

Date: June 12, 2020

Time: 8:00pm

Jimmie Herrod

Presented by PJCE | Doors open at 7pm | All Ages | Bar w/ ID | tickets $5-30

With “a voice like a beacon of hope” (Seattle Times) vocalist and composer Jimmie Herrod sings a collection of his own songs that acknowledge abuse he experienced as a child and discuss the transcendence from and consequence of such experiences for himself and survivors of abuse more broadly.

ABOUT PJCE

POSTPONED: FOLK YOU, TOO!

Date: June 14, 2020

Time: 7:30pm

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Presented by Fear No Music | Doors open at 6:45pm | Tickets $10-25

The annual reprise of 2018’s bonus concert, this program is a vibrantly diverse and creative showcase of music from countries around the world that have been maligned and misunderstood in our national conversation. Featured composers are Arturo Corrales of El Salvador, Joshua Uzoigwe of Nigeria, and Haitian-American Nathalie Joachim. Daniel Felsenfeld’s Presidential Address, a sober, unflinching setting of the President’s own words from the infamous Access:Hollywood tapes… This never gets old.

POSTPONED: NEW DATE TBD | KARDEMIMMIT – ANCIENT SOUNDS OF THE FINNISH FOREST

Date: June 17, 2020

Time: 8:00pm

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All ages | Bar w/ID | All sales are final. 
$15 adv / $20 dos | Doors at 7:00pm

Kardemimmit takes you to a journey into the Finnish Midsummer’s magical night where the sun doesn’t set at all. The band is made up of four powerful women playing the Finnish national instrument, kantele.

ABOUT KARDEMIMMIT

POSTPONED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE | LUNCHTIME CONCERT SERIES

Date: June 17, 2020

Time: 12:00pm

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POSTPONED: NEW DATE TBD | BILLY RAFFOUL W/ROBIN BACIOR

Date: June 19, 2020

Time: 8:00pm

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This show has been postponed to June 19th, 2020. All tickets for the original date will be honored. For further inquiries, please contact Eventbrite. 

Presented by Monqui | All Ages | Bar w/ID | All sales are final.
$13 adv / $15 dos | Doors at 7pm

Billy’s signature sound is a rough-hewn, low-timbered rock and roll that nods to the likes of Jeff Buckley and Neil Young, and is powered by Raffoul’s gravelly, soulful voice and deeply felt lyrics.
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POSTPONED: NEW DATE TBD | MAIAH WYNNE ALBUM RELEASE

Date: June 20, 2020

Time: 8:00pm

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All Ages | Bar w/ID | All sales are final. 
$10 adv / $15 dos | Doors at 7pm

At just 22 Maiah Wynne is making waves in the folk/pop world, receiving accolades from music outlets like NPR’s All Songs Considered, KEXP and OPB music.

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POSTPONED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE | LUNCHTIME CONCERT SERIES

Date: June 24, 2020

Time: 12:00pm

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POSTPONED: TESLA CITY STORIES | LIVE VINTAGE RADIO

Date: June 26, 2020

Time: 8:00pm

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Doors open at 7pm | All Ages | Bar w/ ID | Tickets $9-26

An evening of live “radio” theater derived from the uncovered archives of the ultra-obscure Tesla Broadcasting Company (1943-1945). The shows run the gamut from sitcom to thriller, from mystery to romantic-comedy, with forays into westerns, sci-fi and horror to boot. But all of these shows, regardless of genre, are tied to the fictional locale of Tesla City.  ABOUT TCS

CANCELED | NATIONAL PARK RADIO

Date: July 8, 2020

Time: 8:00pm

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All Ages | Bar w/ID | All sales are final. 
$10 adv / $15 dos

Formed in Harrison, Arkansas in 2012, National Park Radio, headed by singer/songwriter Stefan Szabo, have infused the surrounding region (and many others as well) with their unique brand of indie folk music.

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POSTPONED: NEW DATE TBD | THE TALBOTT BROTHERS

Date: July 11, 2020

Time: 8:00pm

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All Ages | Bar w/ID | All sales are final. 
$20 adv/dos | Doors at 7pm

All tickets purchased for the original date on May 2nd will be honored. Refunds available upon request through the venue. We look forward to seeing you again!

The Talbott Brothers are known for their songs with down-to-earth messages that prove to be prevalent in today’s world.

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CANCELED: BACK FENCE PDX: RUSSIAN ROULETTE

Date: July 16, 2020

Time: 8:00pm

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Doors open at 7pm | 18+ | Bar w/ ID | Ticket $16-26 ADV / $20 DOS

LIVE STORYTELLING! Each storyteller has only 5 minutes to come up with a true 5-minute story based on the spin of the roulette wheel! It’s like the game Truth AND Dare. 10% of Tickets Proceeds go to OREGON FOOD BANK

ABOUT BACK FENCE PDX

POSTPONED: NEW DATE TBD | SIREN SONGS

Date: July 18, 2020

Time: 8pm

Siren Song Squared

Presented by TOC | All Ages | Bar w/ ID | Tickets $30 adv / $35 dos | Doors open at 7pm

Siren Songs is a brand-new musical collaboration between Merideth Kaye Clark and Jenn Grinels. Powerhouse vocalists, musicians, and national touring artists, the long time best friends present folk and Americana favorites as well as original compositions.

CANCELED: TESLA CITY STORIES | LIVE VINTAGE RADIO

Date: July 24, 2020

Time: 8:00pm

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Doors open at 7pm | All Ages | Bar w/ ID | Tickets $9-26

An evening of live “radio” theater derived from the uncovered archives of the ultra-obscure Tesla Broadcasting Company (1943-1945). The shows run the gamut from sitcom to thriller, from mystery to romantic-comedy, with forays into westerns, sci-fi and horror to boot. But all of these shows, regardless of genre, are tied to the fictional locale of Tesla City.  ABOUT TCS

POSTPONED: NEW DATE TBD | LILLA WITH STEPHANIE ANNE JOHNSON

Date: July 31, 2020

Time: 8:00pm

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TOC presents | All Ages | Bar w/ID | All sales are final. | Doors at 7:00pm
$15 adv/dos

The Portland, OR, native has made her mark in the music world, combining R&B, Soul, Jazz and Pop to create a fusion of her own.

* Please note this show was rescheduled from Feb 29, 2020 to the new date of March 20.*

ROSE KINGSLEY TRIBUTES JUDY GARLAND

Date: August 1, 2020

Time: 7:30pm

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Doors open at 6:30pm | All Age Show | Tickets $30 / $18 Senior Discount | All Sales Final

IF YOU LIKE JUDY GARLAND THAN ROSE KINGSLEY FITS THE BILL. Join Rose Kingsley as she pays tribute to the great Judy Garland.

TOC MOON SERIES: PURE BATHING CULTURE W/SPECIAL GUESTS FOA

Date: August 18, 2020

Time: 8:00pm

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All ages | Bar w/ID | All sales are final. 
$15 adv/dos | Doors at 7pm

TOC celebrates the full moon with Portland darling duo Pure Bathing Culture with special guests, donation-based tarot readings, and celestial projections. 

CHELY WRIGHT

Date: August 20, 2020

Time: 8:00pm

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Presented by TOC | All Ages | Bar w/ID | All sales are final.
$22 adv / $25 dos | Doors at 7pm

Chely Wright rose to fame as a commercial country singer in the 90’s, and has since released eight studio albums and charted more than 15 singles on the Billboard charts.

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SOLD OUT! JOSH RITTER: A BOOK OF GOLD THROWN OPEN

Date: August 22, 2020

Time: 8:00pm

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Presented by TOC | All Ages | Bar w/ID | All sales are final. | Doors at 7:00pm
$40 adv/dos 

SOLD OUT! JOSH RITTER: A BOOK OF GOLD THROWN OPEN

Date: August 23, 2020

Time: 8:00pm

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All Ages | Bar w/ID | All sales are final. | Doors at 7:00pm
$40 adv/dos (SOLD OUT)

WAXAHATCHEE W/SPECIAL GUEST MIRAH

Date: August 24, 2020

Time: 8:00pm

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Please note: This date was rescheduled from its original date of May 12th, 2020. All tickets for the original date will be honored. Refunds available at point of purchase if original buyers cannot make the new date. 

Presented by Monqui | All Ages | Bar w/ID | All sales are final. 
$25 adv/dos | Doors at 7pm


LIZ LONGLEY

Date: August 26, 2020

Time: 8:00pm

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All Ages | Bar w/ID | All sales are final.
$18 adv / $20 dos | Doors at 7pm.

Liz celebrates her brand new sixth album, produced by 5-time GRAMMY nominated producer, Paul Moak.

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MISS COCO PERU IN “HAVE YOU HEARD?”

Date: August 27, 2020

Time: 7:30pm

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All ages | Bar w/ID | All sales are final. Doors at 7pm. 
$35 GA / $75 VIP Reserved w/Meet & Greet 

Come see why Lily Tomlin called Coco “one of the last great storytellers” and experience the trailblazing Queen who elevated drag whilst still wearing sensible heels.

BITCH / MYSHKIN (CO-BILL)

Date: September 5, 2020

Time: 8:00pm

SQUARED B and M

Presented by TOC | All Ages | Bar w/ ID | Tickets $12 adv / $15 dos | All Sales Final

Indie, pop poet Bitch is back with a new collection of songs, including an epic video for her pop anthem, “New Year.”  Singular songwriter Myshkin Warbler brings her multimedia performance piece Warning Signs. This performance will feature Jenny Q on cello. 

TESLA CITY STORIES | LIVE VINTAGE RADIO

Date: September 18, 2020

Time: 8:00pm

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Doors open at 7pm | All Ages | Bar w/ ID | Tickets $9-26

An evening of live “radio” theater derived from the uncovered archives of the ultra-obscure Tesla Broadcasting Company (1943-1945). The shows run the gamut from sitcom to thriller, from mystery to romantic-comedy, with forays into westerns, sci-fi and horror to boot. But all of these shows, regardless of genre, are tied to the fictional locale of Tesla City.  ABOUT TCS

JESSA & THE SAPLINGS

Date: October 13, 2020

Time: 10am

BACK FENCE PDX: RUSSIAN ROULETTE

Date: October 16, 2020

Time: 8:00pm

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Doors open at 7pm | 18+ | Bar w/ ID | Ticket $16-26 ADV / $20 DOS

LIVE STORYTELLING! Each storyteller has only 5 minutes to come up with a true 5-minute story based on the spin of the roulette wheel! It’s like the game Truth AND Dare. 10% of Tickets Proceeds go to OREGON FOOD BANK

ABOUT BACK FENCE PDX

TESLA CITY STORIES | LIVE VINTAGE RADIO

Date: October 24, 2020

Time: 8:00pm

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Doors open at 7pm | All Ages | Bar w/ ID | Tickets $9-26

An evening of live “radio” theater derived from the uncovered archives of the ultra-obscure Tesla Broadcasting Company (1943-1945). The shows run the gamut from sitcom to thriller, from mystery to romantic-comedy, with forays into westerns, sci-fi and horror to boot. But all of these shows, regardless of genre, are tied to the fictional locale of Tesla City.  ABOUT TCS

EFTERKLANG

Date: October 28, 2020

Time: 8:00pm

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Presented by Monqui | $20 adv / $25 dos | Doors 7pm

Danish Indie Rock band Efterklang  consists of the 3 childhood friends Mads Brauer, Casper Clausen & Rasmus Stolberg.  ABOUT EFTERKLANG

THE PAPERBOYS

Date: November 20, 2020

Time: 8:00pm

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All Ages | Bar w/ID | All sales are final. 
$25 adv/dos | Doors at 7pm

 

ADITYA PRAKASH

Date: November 22, 2020

Time: 8:00pm

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All Ages | Bar w/ID | All sales are final. 
$20 adv / $22 dos | Doors at 7pm.

Aditya is an American-born Indian classical vocalist. 

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TESLA CITY STORIES | LIVE VINTAGE RADIO

Date: November 27, 2020

Time: 8:00pm

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Doors open at 7pm | All Ages | Bar w/ ID | Tickets $9-26

An evening of live “radio” theater derived from the uncovered archives of the ultra-obscure Tesla Broadcasting Company (1943-1945). The shows run the gamut from sitcom to thriller, from mystery to romantic-comedy, with forays into westerns, sci-fi and horror to boot. But all of these shows, regardless of genre, are tied to the fictional locale of Tesla City.  ABOUT TCS

A CELTIC CHRISTMAS W/ THE GOTHARD SISTERS

Date: December 4, 2020

Time: 8:00pm

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From the Pacific NW, The Gothard Sisters are a dynamic musical group of three sisters who play contemporary & new arrangements of Celtic & Christmas music.

ABOUT THE GOTHARD SISTERS

A CELTIC CHRISTMAS W/ THE GOTHARD SISTERS

Date: December 5, 2020

Time: 8:00pm

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From the Pacific NW, The Gothard Sisters are a dynamic musical group of three sisters who play contemporary & new arrangements of Celtic & Christmas music.

ABOUT THE GOTHARD SISTERS

BACK FENCE PDX: RUSSIAN ROULETTE

Date: December 11, 2020

Time: 8:00pm

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Doors open at 7pm | 18+ | Bar w/ ID | Ticket $16-26 ADV / $20 DOS

LIVE STORYTELLING! Each storyteller has only 5 minutes to come up with a true 5-minute story based on the spin of the roulette wheel! It’s like the game Truth AND Dare. 10% of Tickets Proceeds go to OREGON FOOD BANK

ABOUT BACK FENCE PDX

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